Associate SQL Server Database Administrator, SSRS, gain Azure

Applause IT
17 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Associate SQL Server Database Administrator (DBA), SSRS, gain Azure

Stafford, Staffordshire - Commutable from Stoke, Cannock, Wolverhampton, Lichfield, Sutton Coldfield, Ashbourne, Telford

To £35,000 pa + Bens

Leading Plc Business Solutions House requires experienced associate or junior(ish) grade MS SQL Database Administrator (DBA) to help support and further develop my client's Managed Cloud Service so they are on-line, working, robust, secure and well maintained.

Projects are mainly Data-based but will including installation, upgrade, migration and maintenance of products and solutions in customer environments and on the cloud. You will need good commercial awareness, estimation and delivery skills and will be able to work within established Quality Management Systems.

In this role, you will manage the demands of multiple customer facing projects and maintain awareness of emerging development standards and practices, programming techniques, platforms and operating environments.

Required Skills and Experience:

Strong technical background in MS techs - Especially SQL Server 2008/2012 (any 2104 ideal)

Strong T-SQL writing

Good SQL Server Admin skills - Maintenance and troubleshooting inc. fragmentation

Knowledge of SQL Server maintenance plans, SQL profiler, use of SSRS etc.

Nice to have's:

Knowledge of LAN/WAN technology

Use of SFTP programmes - Filezilla or similar.

Understanding of network architecture including Cloud based services

Any knowledge of Microsoft Azure

Knowledge of IT security requirements: ISO 27001/9001 etc.

The Person:

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Sense of urgency and responsibility re incident management

Self-motivated with excellent problem-solving skills

Musty have excellent customer relationship skills

The jobholder must have the ability to be highly organised and adapt quickly to changes in focus/priorities led by changes in business.

This role may involve some occasional travel

Competitive Salary and Benefits package on offer

Please send CV and call Tim Morris on

Associate SQL Server Database Administrator, SSRS, gain Azure